Bob Hollowwa

Loan Officer
NMLS # 304927
State Lic WA #MLO-304927


2310 Mildred Street West
Suite 120
Tacoma, WA 98466
Direct: (253) 564-9900

It’s all about service at Academy Mortgage, and our company has been meeting the needs of homebuyers across the United States since 1988. I joined Academy because of its strong reputation for integrity—based mortgage lending, its unwavering commitment to responsible lending practices, and for its broad portfolio of mortgage solutions and tools.

Since joining Academy, I have helped many individuals and families attain the dream of homeownership. Whether you want to buy a new home or refinance an existing mortgage, I will provide a customized solution for you at competitive rates. No brokering, no middleman, no hassle, no surprises.

Academy is a direct lender, which means that my Branch and Regional Offices are equipped to complete the entire loan process in—house—all loan processing, underwriting, closings, and funding are handled locally. As a result, we have a proven track record of closing loans as quickly and efficiently as possible

I will be in control of your loan file from start to finish, and I will be up—to—date on the status of your loan at all times. I understand the importance of maintaining continuous communication throughout the loan process and commit to providing you accurate, timely, and honest mortgage advice.

I invite you to put us to the test. Let me show you how simple and easy securing a mortgage can be.

Home Mortgage Tools

How much will my fixed rate mortgage payment be?

This calculator computes the payments (principal and interest), based on home price, down payment, and other factors.

How much mortgage might I qualify for?

This calculator computes the finance amount, based on income, expenses, credit rating, and other factors.

How much home can I afford?

This calculator computes the most expensive house you can buy, based on the highest payment you can afford.

How much will I save by increasing my mortgage payment?

Increasing your payment will reduce the principal on your mortgage, the total amount of interest you’ll pay, and the number of payments.

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Very attentive and helpful. Bob was on top of everything. At times, I was exhausted by the process but Bob and the team kept me moving forward and did amazing work to make sure every little detail was covered. I am so very appreciative.

—Erin Piskura

Bob Hollowwa made this experience more than memorable. Not only did he ease the stress, but guided me through this process with confidence and care. He took time to help me at all hours of the day including weekends. He became a friend and someone I would definitely recommend. Thank you Bob for making the purchase of my first home a true success and thanks to everyone at Academy Mortgage for handling yourselves in a polite professsional manner. Sincerely, Brett Wusterbarth

—Brett Wusterbarth

Bob always goes 110% to help his Buyers get through the Home Buying process as smoothly & trouble free as possible. He is more than a Pro, he is a Friend and a Partner in my success.

—Gary Cheney

Bob Hollowwa and his team were experts. Fast, efficient and on-the-ball with every detail. They kept me informed every step of the way and I really appreciate that in a business.

—Marci Armitage

Bob Hollowwa is amazing! I will always refer him and Academy Mortgage

—Christina Fulkerson

Very helpful and put in a lot of work to get us our loan. Our loan officer was a pleasure to work with!

—Robert Lutch

Bob Hollowwa is a great guy and helped me purchase my first home. He was very helpful and answered all my questions throughout my loan process. I would recommend him to anyone.

—Evan Jenkins

Bob Hollowwa went way above, and beyond, what could reasonably be expected. We will definitely recommend Bob to friends, relatives, and business associates!

—Charles Sinnitt

Bob does a fantastic job of following up on a regular basis with timely and accurate information.

—Bill Elford